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USER'S MANUAL
42" WIDE PLASMA DISPLAY
PDS4241W/PDS4242W

Before Use

• Safety Precautions ·········································· 2-3
• Features ······························································· 4
• Accessories ·························································· 5
• Handy Tips ··························································· 5
• Installation ··························································· 6
Usage
• Part Names and Functions ··························· 7-10
• Using the Remote Control ································ 11
Equipment ··················································· 12-13
• Basic Operations ··············································· 14
• Selecting Input Mode ········································ 15
• How to Use Menus ······································ 18-23
Before using the display, read this manual carefully so that you know how to use the display correctly.
Refer to this manual whenever questions or problems about operation arise. Be sure to read and observe the
safety precautions.
Keep this manual where the user can see it easily.
* Installation and removal require special expertise. Consult your product dealer for details.
Contents
Page
Adjustments
• Adjusting Pictures (PICTURE Menu) ·········· 24-25
(POSITION/SIZE Menu) ······························· 26-27
• Adjusting Audio (AUDIO Menu) ················· 28-29
(FACTORY DEFAULT) ········································ 39
Others
• Options ······························································· 40
• Factory Settings ················································· 41
• Specification ······················································ 42
• Cleaning and Maintenance ······························· 44
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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    USER’S MANUAL 42” WIDE PLASMA DISPLAY PDS4241W/PDS4242W Before Use • Safety Precautions ·········································· 2–3 • Features ······························································· 4 • Accessories ·························································· 5 • Handy Tips ··························································· 5 • Installation ··························································· 6 Usage • Part Names and Functions ··························· 7–10 • Using the Remote Control ································ 11 •...
  • Page 2: Declaration Of Conformity

    EC Council Directive 73/23/EEC of 19th, February 1973 Place of Issue: United Kingdom Date of Issue: Aug. 2001 Declaration reference: Fujitsu General (U.K) Co. Limited Ground Floor, Elstree House, Elstree Way, Borehamwood, Herts WD6 1LS Tel: 44-208-421-7000 according to EN45014 Fujitsu General (U.K.) Co.
  • Page 3 EC Council Directive 73/23/EEC of 19th, February 1973 Place of Issue: United Kingdom Date of Issue: Aug. 2001 Declaration reference: Fujitsu General (U.K) Co. Limited Ground Floor, Elstree House, Elstree Way, Borehamwood, Herts WD6 1LS Tel: 44-208-421-7000 according to EN45014 Fujitsu General (U.K.) Co.
  • Page 4: Safety Precautions

    – Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. – Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. IMPORTANT INFORMATION WARNING: This is a Class A and Class B product. In a domestic environment this product may cause radio interference in which case the user may be required to take adequate measures.
  • Page 5 – Do not place this product on an unstable cart, stand, or table. The product may fall, causing serious injury to a child or adult, and serious damage to the product. The product should be mounted according to the manufacturer’s instructions, and should use a mount recommended by the manufacturer.
  • Page 6: Features

    FEATURES This display uses a plasma display panel and is only 8.5 cm deep. With its high picture quality and performance, it is perfectly suited for multimedia applications. Variety of input signals • In addition to video, S-video, and RGB, signals, this display supports input of high-quality video signals such as DVD and HDTV. •...
  • Page 7: Accessories

    ACCESSORIES CHECKING ACCESSORIES One remote control Two AA batteries HANDY TIPS • Pictures may become “burnt” into the screen phosphors if the screen is left on for extended periods. To ensure that the display has a prolonged service life, be sure to use a screen orbiter, white screen. This will ensure the same picture or pattern is not constantly displayed for long periods.
  • Page 8: Installation

    INSTALLATION To prevent the display’s internal components from overheating, make sure that the display is installed in a well-ventilated location. Be sure to use the optional stand, wall-mounting unit or the other unit when installing the display. Also, be also sure that your dealer performs the installation.
  • Page 9: Part Names And Functions

    PART NAMES AND FUNCTIONS Front Control Panel (bottom) Warning If the power indicator lamp flashes red, this signifies that the display has developed a problem. When this happens, be sure to remove the power plug from the receptacle and contact your dealer. Leaving the display power ON can result in fire or electric shock. 1 Power indicator lamp This lamp shows the state of the power supply.
  • Page 10 PART NAMES AND FUNCTIONS (Continued) Bottom 1 External speaker output terminal (EXT SP) Connect this terminal to the optionally available speaker. (Use a speaker with 4 to 16 .) *See the speaker instruction manual for more information. 2 Sound 1 input terminal (AUDIO 1 INPUT) Connect this terminal to the sound output terminal of your VCR, etc.
  • Page 11 Description of Input Terminals DVI-D terminal (RGB 1 INPUT/DVI-D) RGB2 input terminal (RGB2 INPUT/mD-sub) RS-232C terminal (RS-232C) Pin No. Input signal Pin No. — Green Ground Blue — — — Ground Horizontal synchronization Ground Vertical synchronization Ground — Ground Frame Ground Pin No.
  • Page 12: Remote Control

    PART NAMES AND FUNCTIONS (Continued) Remote Control PUTTING BATTERIES IN THE REMOTE CONTROL 1 To remove the cover, slide it outwards while pressing it down. CAUTION: Be sure to use replacement batteries of the same type as the original ones. When disposing of used batteries, please comply with governmental regulations or environmental public institution’s rules that apply in your country/area.
  • Page 13: Using The Remote Control

    USING THE REMOTE CONTROL PRECAUTIONS To prevent malfunction, be sure not to apply any form of severe shock to the remote control. To prevent malfunction or deformation, be sure not to allow the remote control to become wet; also, keep it away from hot locations or heating equipment.
  • Page 14: Connecting The Display To External

    CONNECTING THE DISPLAY TO EXTERNAL EQUIPMENT Be sure to turn OFF the power to the display and external equipment before making any connections. No cables are supplied with the display for connection to external equipment. The type of cable to be used varies depending on the PC model.
  • Page 15 POWER COMPONENT INPUT VIDEO INPUT (color difference (mD-sub) input) / RGB3 INPUT To receptacle To color difference To display output terminal / (analog RGB) To display (analog RGB) output output terminal terminal Connection to AV equipment RGB2 RGB1 S-VIDEO INPUT INPUT INPUT RS-232C...
  • Page 16: Basic Operations

    BASIC OPERATIONS TURNING ON THE POWER * You can also use the switches on the display’s control panel to accomplish these steps. TURNING OFF THE POWER Press The power indicator lamp turns red. ADJUSTING THE VOLUME Press Press Any value between 0 and 40 can be selected. * “No Audio”...
  • Page 17: Selecting Input Mode

    SELECTING INPUT MODE VIDEO INPUT MODE * You can also use the switches on the display’s control panel to accomplish these steps. RGB INPUT MODE * You can also use the switches on the display’s control panel to accomplish these steps. Press to select a desired input mode.
  • Page 18: Picture Mode

    • A variety of picture modes are available with this display. Remember that if you select a mode with an aspect ratio (ratio of frame width to frame height) different from that of the TV program or video media, the pictures will appear differently than if you had selected a mode having the same aspect ratio.
  • Page 19: Screen Size

    SCREEN SIZE Normal Displays pictures of normal size (i.e., a 4:3 aspect ratio). Auto The screen size changes automatically in accordance with the contents of image software you use. Wide1 Displays natural-looking pictures of standard size on the wide screen. Wide2/Wide Ideal for displaying vertically extended pictures such as squeezed pictures and recorded HDTV programs.
  • Page 20: Using The Picture Menu

    HOW TO USE MENUS SELECTING OPTIONS IN A MENU Use the [MODE] button on the display or Press The main menu screen will appear. Press to switch between sub-menus. Each time you press , one of the available menus appears. The corresponding menu screen will appear.
  • Page 21 Option Function (1) Contrast Adjusts picture contrast. (2) Brightness Adjusts screen brightness. (3) Color Adjusts color darkness. (for Video, S-video, Comp.video) (4) Tint Adjusts tint. (for Video, S-video, Comp.video) (5) Sharpness Adjusts picture sharpness. (6) Gamma Makes gamma correction. (7) Color Temp. Adjusts color temperature.
  • Page 22: Using The Audio Menu

    HOW TO USE MENUS (Continued) USING THE AUDIO MENU When you finish selecting a desired option in the AUDIO menu screen, press When you do so, the adjustment screen for that option appears. Press to select option and press The adjustments you make will be stored for each audio input terminal. *Audio Input menu will not be displayed when "No Audio"...
  • Page 23 On Screen Menu screen Adjustment Menu (See P . 30-31.) Option (1) Dot Clock (for RGB2, RGB3) (2) Clock Phase (for RGB2, RGB3) (3) Vertical Sync (for RGB2, RGB3) (4) Clamp Position (for Comp.video, RGB2, RGB3) (5)Auto Calibration (for RGB2, RGB3) Function Menu(See P .
  • Page 24 HOW TO USE MENUS (Continued) Input Terminal Menu(See P . 30,33–34.) Option Function (1) Video Input Selects video mode. (for Video) (2) S-video Input Selects video mode. (for S-video) (3) BNC Input Selects BNC Input signal. (4) D-SUB Input Selects D-SUB Input signal.
  • Page 25 Option Function (4) Input Priority Specifies input mode of highest priority. (5) Monitor No. Selects display number. (6) Direct Setting Selects input signal. (for RGB) (7) Code Setting Specifies and displays type (for RGB2, RGB3) of input signal directly. (8) White Screen Sets up to display white (for RGB) over the entire screen.
  • Page 26: Adjusting Pictures (Picture Menu)

    ADJUSTING PICTURES (PICTURE MENU) BASIC OPERATIONS [EX.: ADJUSTING TINT (Tint)] You can make changes to all picture adjustment options in the PICTURE Menu. The changes you make will be stored for a selected input mode. Therefore, you need to select a desired input mode before making any changes.
  • Page 27 • Adjusting Contrast (Contrast) Any value between -30 and +30 can be selected. : Higher contrast : Lower contrast Press to store. • Adjusting Screen Brightness (Brightness) Any value between -60 and +60 can be selected. : Brighter screen : Darker screen Press to store.
  • Page 28: Adjusting Screen Position And Size

    ADJUSTING SCREEN POSITION AND SIZE (POSITION/SIZE MENU) BASIC OPERATION [EX.: ADJUSTING HORIZONTAL DIRECTION OF SCREEN POSITION] You can make changes to all screen adjustment options in the POSITION/SIZE Menu. The changes you make will be stored for the selected input mode. Therefore, you need to select a desired input mode before making any changes.
  • Page 29 Adjusting Screen Position (Position) Horizontal position (Horizontal) : Moves screen to the right. : Moves screen to the left. Vertical position (Vertical) : Moves screen up. : Moves screen down. Press to store. Adjusting Screen Size (Size) Screen width (Width) : Increases width.
  • Page 30: Adjusting Audio (Audio Menu)

    ADJUSTING AUDIO (AUDIO MENU) BASIC OPERATION [EX.: ADJUSTING VOLUME BALANCE (Balance)] You can make changes to all sound adjustment options in the AUDIO Menu. The changes you make will be stored for the selected input mode. Therefore, you need to select a desired input mode before making any changes.
  • Page 31 Adjusting Treble (Treble) Any value between -6 and +6 can be selected. : Stronger treble : Weaker treble Adjusting Bass (Bass) Any value between -6 and +6 can be selected. : Stronger bass : Weaker bass Adjusting Volume Balance (Balance) Any value between -10 and +10 can be selected.
  • Page 32: Other Adjustments (Features Menu)

    OTHER ADJUSTMENTS (FEATURES MENU) BASIC OPERATION [EX. : SELECTING LANGUAGE (Language)] You can make the following changes in the FEATURES Menu. Press The main menu screen will appear. Press Each time you press menus appears in the following sequence: PICTURE The FEATURES Menu screen will appear.
  • Page 33 • FEATURES setup screen has the following 5 options. Adjustment : Can make a fine adjustment of pictures such as Dot Clock, Clamp Position. Function : Can make a function setting such as 24 Frame Mode, 3D Y/C. (See P. 32.) On Screen Menu : Can make a display setting such as OSD, Language.
  • Page 34 OTHER ADJUSTMENTS (FEATURES MENU)(Continued) FUNCTION • Displaying the optimum movie pictures (24 Frame Mode) Can make the optimum display of 24 frames/second signals such as movie pictures. Each time you press , one of the available choices appears in the following sequence: On : Displays the optimum movie pictures.
  • Page 35 INPUT TERMINAL • Selecting Video Mode (Video Input) You can use this option to select the desired video mode of pictures it will receive to the Video Input terminal. Each time you press , one of the available modes appears in the following sequence: Auto: Automatically selects NTSC, PAL and SECAM.
  • Page 36: Others Menu

    OTHER ADJUSTMENTS (FEATURES MENU)(Continued) INPUT TERMINAL • Selecting D-SUB Input (D-SUB Input) You can use this option to select the signal system it will receive to D-SUB Input terminal. (1) Select D-SUB Input and press D-SUB Input screen appears. (2) Select the signal system to receive. Each time you press , one of the available choices appears in the following sequence: RGB-PC...
  • Page 37 • Selecting input terminals (Audio Input) You can use this option to select one of the two available terminals to receive sound from input equipment. (1) Select “Audio Input” and press The “Audio Input” selection screen will appear. (2) Press to select input equipment.
  • Page 38 OTHER ADJUSTMENTS (FEATURES MENU)(Continued) Using screen protection functions (examples) The screen protection functions minimize phosphor burn-in but cannot completely eliminate it. When using the display occasionally • Select a desired amount of time for “DPMS”. Thus, when the display does not receive a signal, it will automatically display white or black over the entire screen.
  • Page 39 • Setting RGB Input Signal Compulsorily (Direct Setting) You can use this option to switch the setting for RGB input signal. Each time you press , one of the available choices appears in the following sequence: For RGB1 mode: For RGB2.3 mode: Auto: The optimum display is obtained automatically for input signals.
  • Page 40 OTHER ADJUSTMENTS (FEATURES MENU)(Continued) • Setting Exhibition Mode (Exhibition Mode) You can use this option to display the enhanced contrast, which is most suitable for the use by unspecified persons. Each time you press , one of the available choices appears in the following sequence: On: Sets up Exhibition mode.
  • Page 41: Initialization Of User Adjustment Value

    INITIALIZATION OF USER ADJUSTMENT VALUE(FACTORY DEFAULT) You can restore the values of the adjustment/setting made in the MENU to factory settings. * You can also use the switches on the display’s control panel to accomplish these steps. Press The main menu screen will appear. Press to select “FACTORY DEFAULT”...
  • Page 42: Options

    OPTIONS Wall-mounting unit Vertical: 0 to 5 mounting angle (for both vertical and horizontal) Horizontal: 0 to 15 mounting angle Hanging unit 0 to 15 mounting angle (variable) The pipe is not supplied with the ceiling- hanging unit, so consult your produce dealer. Stand Speaker Speaker Stand...
  • Page 43: Factory Settings

    FACTORY SETTINGS This display can store the latest four types of signals for RGB adjustment value. The fifth input signal will replace the adjustment value of the first input signal. To do this, select a desired signal and follow the instructions in “Adjusting Screen Position and Size” on P. 26–27 to adjust the parameters.
  • Page 44: Specification

    • Specifications and external appearance may be change for the sake of improvement. • is a worldwide trademark of Fujitsu General Limited and is a registered trademark in Japan, the U.S.A. and other countries or areas. PDS4241W/PDS4242W 36.2 inch (W) x 20.4 inch (H) (41.6 inch diagonal)
  • Page 45 Regulation --- PDS4241W • UL, CSA Safety: UL1950/CSA C22.2 No.950 EMC: FCC Part 15 Class A, ICES-003 Class A • CE Safety: EN60950 1992, A1: 1993, A2: 1993, A3: 1995, A4: 1997 EMC: EN55022 1994, Class A EN61000-3-2 1995 EN61000-3-3 1995 EN55024 1998 EN61000-4-2 1995...
  • Page 46: Cleaning And Maintenance

    CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE Precautions Be sure to remove the power plug from the receptacle before cleaning the display. Be sure not to clean the display using a cloth dampened with volatile solvents, such as benzene or thinner. Such solvents can harm the display’s cabinet, the filter at the screen front, and the remote control.
  • Page 47 1116, Suenaga, Takatsu-ku, Kawasaki 213-8502, Japan 8112353021 Printed in Japan...